Oxford Instruments plc (“the Group”, “Oxford Instruments”), a leading provider of high technology products and services to industry and scientific research communities, today announces the acquisition of First Light Imaging SAS (“First Light”), a scientific camera specialist.  Based near Aix-en-Provence, France, and founded in 2011, First Light specialises in the design and manufacture of high-speed, […]

IK Partners (“IK”) and Mérieux Equity Partners (“MxEP”) are pleased to announce that the IK Small Cap II Fund and Mérieux Participations 3 have signed an agreement to sell their respective stakes in Mabtech AB (“Mabtech” or “the Company”), a Swedish biotechnology firm specialising in immune monitoring, to EQT. Financial terms of the contemplated transaction […]

The new EQT Healthcare Growth Strategy builds on EQT’s 30-year healthcare track record and will focus on scaling innovative, fast-growing healthcare companies to help deliver positive outcomes across the value chain By helping companies build commercial muscle and expand their global reach, the Strategy aims to enable the development of medical research, diagnostics, tools and […]

Group press release | Zürich, Switzerland  Through the acquisition of Canadian company Real Tech, ABB expands its strong presence in the water segment and complements its portfolio with optical sensor technology critical for the age of smart water Real Tech is a market leader in real-time water quality monitoring and testing with more than 10,000 […]

In 2023, Hettich Group experienced its most lucrative year yet in its 120-year history. For the first time, the Tuttlingen-based global leader, specializing in centrifuges and incubators for clinical-medical applications across three European locations, significantly surpassed the 100 million euro threshold in revenue. In addition to this outstanding organic growth, the strategic growth trajectory was […]

Establishes Leading Platform of Complementary Multi-omic Technologies with Enhanced Scale and Commercial Reach; Strengthened Balance Sheet to Self-Fund Future Growth Initiatives SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Standard BioTools Inc. (Nasdaq: LAB), driven by a bold purpose – Unleashing tools to accelerate breakthroughs in human health, today announced that it has completed its merger with SomaLogic, […]

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — Bruker (Nasdaq: BRKR) today announced the acquisition of Tornado Spectral Systems Inc., a Canadian company specializing in process Raman instruments, primarily used in pharma and biotech quality control applications. Tornado, with over a decade of experience in innovative and industry-proven Raman solutions, will enhance Bruker’s biopharma PAT portfolio with its well-established products. Financial details […]

The 13th Acquisition Extends the Reach of its Multimodal Platform for Life Sciences Research & Development M-Star’s Computational Fluid Dynamics Software leverages GPU Acceleration to Quickly and Efficiently Simulate Complex Fluid Dynamics Environments Boston, MA – Dotmatics, a leader in R&D scientific software connecting science, data, and decision-making, today announced the acquisition of M-Star, a leading computational fluid […]

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Standard BioTools Inc. (Nasdaq: LAB), driven by a bold purpose – Unleashing tools to accelerate breakthroughs in human health, today announced that its stockholders voted to approve all proposals required to be approved in connection with the pending merger with SomaLogic (Nasdaq: SLGC) at its Special Meeting of Stockholders. “We are pleased […]

High-end STEM Technology Expands Bruker’s Portfolio for Materials Science Research BILLERICA, Mass. — Bruker today announced that it has acquired Nion, a privately-held company that develops and manufactures innovative high-end scanning transmission electron microscopes (STEM). Nion was the first company to introduce aberration correction for STEM instruments with ultra-high stability for highest resolution images, and Nion […]